Areal English Readers is an exciting, beautifully illustrated collection of original story books, especially written for learners of English. Under Fitch O'Connell's coordination, each of these books, all by well-known published English language authors, provides a motivating reading experience on a wide range of themes which will capture teenagers' attention. The books are graded according to the European Common Framework of Languages and to the Portuguese school curriculum.
Charlie Dyson is thirteen. He has an annoying sister called Alison and a loyal dog called Scruffy. Charlie is clever, but his plans don't always go the way he wants. What is he doing in the kitchen to get revenge on his sister when his mum isn't looking? How will the mysterious object he found in a drawer help him in his maths test?